Join us at the 9th SA AIDS Conference, Durban, South Africa


Date: Thursday, 13 June 2019
Time: 14:00-15:30
Venue: Hall 1, Durban ICC, 45 Bram Fischer Rd, Durban, South Africa (note venue change)

Free livestreaming will be available for those not able to attend in person. Details to follow soon.

Save the date —13 June 2019 —for this late-breaker session at the 9th SA AIDS Conference, which will include presentations on the primary analysis of data from the Evidence for Contraceptive Options and HIV Outcomes (ECHO) Study.

This pivotal and long-awaited randomised clinical trial, conducted at 12 sites in Eswatini, Kenya, South Africa and Zambia, compared the relative risk of HIV acquisition among 7,829
women who used three different contraceptive methods: depot medroxyprogesterone
acetate given by intramuscular injection (DMPA-IM ), a copper intrauterine device (IUD), or a levonorgestrel (LNG) implant.

Please note the following:

  1. Paid day-registration: Non-delegates wishing to attend the session will need to register for R2000.
  2. Livestreaming: Look out for an announcement in the coming days about opportunities to join the conference session remotely.
ECHO Study Results Announcement